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Mother eats new born after giving birth

05 December 2014, 20:50


Abuja - A 24-year-old woman in China after giving birth was found by a nurse trying to eat her son by biting his arm, MirrorUK reported.

The nurse found the woman with her jaws clamped on her son's arm and tried to pull the baby free. She raised the alarm and tried to call for help.

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The woman is believed to be suffering from a mental problem as doctors were forced to use a sedative to calm her.

She was taken to the hospital after being discovered that she was pregnant and no knew she had cannibalism behaviour.

An investigation has been opened by police and medical staff of the hospital and they will also decided where the new born needs to be taken.

For more on this story visit MirrorUK

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